The Department of Biomedical Informatics (DBMI) in the Blavatnik Institute at Harvard Medical School is seeking a senior faculty member to take a leadership role in applying machine learning to the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Successful candidates will be expected to lead a multidisciplinary team, including collaborators at affiliated institutions, in both developing and improving the diagnostic and treatment pipelines, as well as collaborating if not directing trials of the applications of these pipelines.

Basic Qualifications

Expertise in computer science and experience with biotechnology highly desirable as well as a track record of having led relevant efforts. Demonstrated academic performance and a record of mentorship equally important as well as a deep interest to mentor a new generation of talented biomedical informatics researchers. In addition to the anticipated start-up package for this tenured position, candidates will be expected to increase the impact of their work through conventional grant mechanisms and industrial collaborations.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Application materials should be submitted electronically.

Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research

Please contact Susanne_churchill@hms.harvard.edu with any questions.